Publication Ethics & Disclaimer
iKSP Journals commits to work for quality and transparency in its publishing. To achieve this we have developed major standards of ethical publishing guidelines across all iKSP Journals.
iKSP Journals provides assistance to its editor or author where he/she can contact iKSP Publishers and Journals Managing Editor for immediate help or also send their queries related to Ethical guidelines or other related queries to [email protected]
"Research misconduct is defined as fabrication, falsification, or plagiarism in proposing, performing, or reviewing research, or in reporting research results"- US Federal Policy on Research Misconduct. Editors of journal should work for research misconduct with the publisher if he/she finds any suspected misconduct then immediately refer the case forward and take appropriate action. Editor should firstly notify to Publisher in case of suspected research misconduct.
In the research paper if research data is being used as images where changes are found in the images which may mislead the research results and should be considered one part of data fabrication and falsification. iKSP Journals suggest Its all authors if any data fabrication and image manipulation occur, author should declare it.
Plagiarism is the "wrongful appropriation" and "stealing and publication" of another author's "language, thoughts, ideas, or expressions" and the representation of them as one's own original work- Wikipedia. iKSP Journals suggests all its editors to educate authors time to time about plagiarism to prevent from stealing of already published work. iKSP Journals already explained about plagiarism under Authors Guidelines that it should not be found in any papers at any cost.
If any Research Misconduct and violation of above mentioned policies are found and justified in the concerned manuscript in that case that manuscript unpublished/published would be removed from all iKSP Journals and its associated websites, archives & servers.
iKSP Journal of Business and Economics (iJBE) shall not take any responsibility for the contents of articles published in the journal, and all such responsibility shall lie with the author/s. The opinions expressed in the articles are solely of the author/s and iKSP Journal of Business and Economics (iJBE) may not agree with such opinions in part or in full.
All the articles submitted for publication in iKSP Journal of Business and Economics (iJBE) are peer reviewed for authenticity, ethical issues and usefulness. Decision of the reviewers shall be final. Authors are solely responsible for originality of the published work.
iKSP Journal of Business and Economics (iJBE) shall uphold the highest ethical standards of scientific publications.
The Journal retains the copyrights of all material published in the issue following CC-BY-NC license. However, reproduction of the published material in the part or total in any form is permissible with due acknowledgement of the source as per ethical norms.